I'm not sure if I'd want a gold plated Corgi car, but the idea of offering a limited edition 24 carat gold (plated) mini did catch my attention:The Austin Mini is 50 years old this year, so Corgi are celebrating with the release of this model.Full details here … [Read more...] about Want A Really Shiny Car?
If you're patient and have spare time, then why not assemble your own card models of Star Wars vehicles?Byrne posted about these really cool paper / card based designs the other day.He was looking at the Millenium Falcon:But there's a lot lot more ..How about a TIE fighter?Or the USS Enterprise?Or even the De Lorean from Back to the Future?Each design includes the full set of … [Read more...] about Star Wars Vehicles For The Patient Types
Star Wars models are always very popular, but most of the time you end up buying individual products.This set from Hasbro gives you a nice boost to your collection in one go:The set comes with:2x Episode II Starfighter2x Republic Gunship (Twi'lek Nose Art)2x ARC-170 Starfighter (Twi'lek Nose Art)1x Federation ATT Tank1x AT-OT1x Republic Cruiser1x AT-TE1x Vulture Droid1x AT-AP … [Read more...] about More Star Wars Models Than You Can Shake A Stick At
McFarlane have produced some really nice film character models over the last few years.The Robocop figure below looks really nice:Unfortunately this particular model isn't being made anymore, but you might find it on ebay (the US site generally has a better choice than the UK site) … [Read more...] about McFarlane Robocop
Image via WikipediaKnight Rider, starring David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight, was a massive hit in the 1980s.While they've recently started showing an updated version of the series, the original is always going to be the one people of my generation are going to remember. We grew up on it.Kit - the car - was as much a star of the show as his driver, so a radio controlled version … [Read more...] about Knight Rider